Sophie Simpson is the founder of Blue Banyan Yoga Studio and co-director of Blue Banyan’s School and Studio. She teaches in the Vinyasa tradition and passionately believes that everyone can benefit from the practice of Yoga, and is dedicated to finding the “Way-In” for each of her students. In 1998, Sophie found her yoga-home at Laughing Lotus in New York City, and earned her Yoga Alliance Certification under the inspiring tutelage of Jasmine Tarkeshi and Dana Flynn in 2002. She has been teaching vehemently ever since. Sophie believes that Practice on the mat is the bridge to living Yoga off the mat.